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Johannes Julius August Prozesky (1840 - 1915)

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Alexander Anton Bertholdt Merensky (1837 - 1918)

He founded the Berlin Mission at Botshabelo

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Karl Wilhelm Posselt (1815 - 1858)

Christiane Schonheit is op 17/4/1848 oorlede te Pietermaritzburg, Natal, Suid Afrika. Sy was die 1st vrou van die Duitste Sendelingpredikant, Carl William Posselt (*20/6/1815 † 12/5/1885). Hulle...

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Otto Rudolph Kahl (1846 - 1926)

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CARL Zunkel (1822 - 1899)

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Hermann Friedrich Ludwig Kuschke (1853 - 1927)

HERMANN KUSCHKE - MISSIONARY Founder of the German Church and the German School in Johannesburg. Hermann Friedrich Ludwig Kuschke was born on the 14th of January 1853 in Berlin, Germany. His parents ...

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Johann Heinrich Baumeister, SV/PROG MP (b. - 1767)

BAUMEISTER JOHANN HEINRICH (S).- Hattingen on the Ruhr. Arr. 1753 as so., b. 1755. ~ 23.5.1756 Johanna Geertruyda Verbeeck. One son, Johan Hendrik. (Rq. 1755: 100; Test. O.C. 17: 23; CJ 1084: 14.) - ...

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Albert Holder, SV/PROG MP (c.1600 - 1697)

Inventories of the Orphan Chamber Cape Town Archives Repository, South Africa Reference no.: MOOC8/1.29 Testator(s): Albert Holder 11 November 1697 Inventaris en taxatie der goederen nage...

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Carl Friedrich Pitzer, SV/PROG MP (1723 - 1766)

He arrived from Tangermunde (Germany) in 1743 as a soldier. He was given burgher rights at Stellenbosch in 1747 and practised as a surgeon.. He and Martha Pitzer had 8 children. --------- PITZER CA...

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Heinrich Meyer, SV/PROG 5 MP (b. - 1776)

MEYER HEINRICH (S). - Bremen. Arr. 1746 as so., wagon-driver 1751, b. 1755, resident at Stellenbosch. ~ (1) 1.2.1756 Elisabeth Esterhuysen; (2) 10.11.1765 Beatrix Martens. 10 children. (GMR 1749-55; Rq...

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Johannes Bartholomeus (Schrader) Schraader, SV/PROG MP (deceased)

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Johannes Laudenbach, SV/PROG MP (deceased)

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Johann Peter Wagenaar, SV/PROG MP (deceased)

WAGNER JOHANN PETER. - Eckersbach. Arr. 1764, arquebusier till 1768, b. 1769. ~ 2.6.1769 Maria de Wege, wid. Carl Friedrich Pitzer (q.v.). 6 children. (GMR 1764-68; Rq. 1768-70: 8; C 218, p. 622; G.R. ...

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Johan Godfried Welgemoed, SV/PROG MP (c.1759 - 1841)

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Jacob Pleunis, SV/PROG MP (c.1662 - d.)

Reference no.: MOOC8/5.4 Testator(s): Wilhelmina de Wit 9 Junij 1727 Inventaris van alle sodanige goederen, als er sijn naargelaten en met 'er dood ontruijmt door Wilhelmina de Wit huijsvrouw van den b...

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Johan Martyn Zang, SV/PROG MP (1710 - d.)

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Jan Keulder, SV/PROG MP (deceased)

KEULER JOHANN (S Köller, Keuler, Kuler; S of his son Arend Jacobus: Keulder in CJ 1193: 42). - Wirsberg. Arr. as adelborst, farmhand 1725-34, later burgher. ~ 18.8.1743 Anna Elisabeth Schenk (Ma...

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Detlef Zeeman, SV/PROG 1 MP (c.1722 - 1788)

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Johann Zimmermann, SV/PROG (1816 - d.)

“SA Genealogies” vol 17, Genealogical Institute of SA, Stellenbosch, 2008” page 154 "Johann Zimmermann born c. 1816. Arrived 1860 from Penkun, Prussia on board Johann Cesar. Ma...

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Heinrich Ziberg, SV/PROG MP (deceased)

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Gottfiried Zimmermann, SV/PROG MP (c.1823 - d.)

Gottfried Zimmermann SV/PROG born Blumberg, Prussia c. 1823. Arrived 1860 on board Johann Cesar. Married Christine Louise Rick - born c. 1827 Page 154 - “SA Genealogies” vol 17, Genealo...

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Hendrik Wilders, SV/PROG MP (c.1765 - d.)

Hendrik (Heinrich) Wilders(Welders) signed his name as Wilders (German) Wilters (Dutch) and Willers (English) DIE 'WILKERSE' VAN PRIESKA Waar ons vandaan kom uit die Prieska-kontrei het die bome la...

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Johann Georg Lochner, SV/PROG MP (1740 - 1805)

SV/PROG Page 153 - “SA Genealogies” vol 5, Genealogical Institute of SA, Stellenbosch, 1999” OFFSPRING TO FOLLOW -------------------- Johann Georg Lochner * Grünstadt, M...

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Gottlieb Wilhelm, SV/PROG (c.1817 - d.)

“SA Genealogies” vol 16, Genealogical Institute of SA, Stellenbosch, 2008” " Gottlieb Wilhelm * c. 1817 a. 1861 v. Besigheim, Würtemburg, Duitsland x Christiane NN * c.1...

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Carl Friedrich Ziehl, SV/PROG MP (1824 - 1896)

Arrival in South Africa: Ship: Wandrahm Dec 6 1858 East London, Cape Province, South Africa

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Georg Ziemann, SV/PROG MP (c.1813 - 1871)

Arrival in South Africa: Age 46 - Feb 1859 - East London, Cape Province, South Africa Ship Johann Cesar, left Hamburg Oct 1858 - Feb 1 1859 - East London, Cape Province, South Africa Sterfkennis / ...

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Johann Böhme, SV/PROG MP (deceased)

“Genealogical Institute of SA, Stellenbosch, 2011 SAF CD v 2” Page 739 - Johann Böhme x Christine Elisabeth Bock (Duitse immigrante deur eerw. Esselen na Worcester gebring)

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Joachim Heinrich Ludwig Bohlmann, SV/PROG (1835 - 1909)

Page 759 “Genealogical Institute of SA, Stellenbosch, 2011 SAF CD v3” "Joachim Heinrich Ludwig Bohlmann (Joachim-sn) a. 1856 v. Garsden, Memel, Oos=Pruise, Duitsland, Bakker in Paarl ...

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Johann Christian Karutz, SV/PROG MP (c.1747 - 1808)

Page 38 “SA Genealogies” vol 19, Genealogical Institute of SA, Stellenbosch, 2012”

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Johannes Spamer, SV/PROG MP (c.1750 - 1825)

Dr. J. Hoge, Personalia of the Germans at the Cape, 1652-1806, Archives Year Book for South African History (Cape Town: Government Printer, Union of South Africa, 1946): SPAMER JOHANNES (S in CJ 15...

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Christoffel Hasewinkel, SV/PROG MP (deceased)

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Heinrich Stander, SV/PROG MP (c.1735 - c.1785)

STANDER HEINRICH (S). - Bremen. Sa. 1747-49, mason 1750, bottler 1751-84. ~ 3.7.1752 Helena Lindeque, wid. Adriaan Victor. 10 children. (GMR 1747-84; G.R. nr. 903; Test. CJ 1089: 3½.) - Dr. J....

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Johann Andreas Triftheiser, SV/Prog MP (1782 - c.1815)

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Wilhelm Buissinne, SV/PROG (c.1755 - c.1815)

v. Hanau. Aank. 1764. soldaat. Later sersant en 1776 vaandrig. Repatrieer 1780; word in Nederland tot kaptein bevorder en keer 1783 weer na die Kaap terug, tI5.2.1815 as majoor in die Natl. Btl. x 8.9....

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Kaje Jesse Slotsboo, SV/PROG MP (c.1668 - 1726)

Luitenant Kaje Jesse Slotsboo het inskrywings gemaak tydens sy Ekspedisie na die Groot Namakwas. Later is al die inskrywings vervat in boek vorm. DAGVERHAAL VAN LUITENANT KAJE JESSE SLOTSBOO, BYGEHOU...

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Johannes (Jan) Julius Mechau, SV/PROG (1764 - 1835)

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Johan Hendrik Bischoff, SV/PROG MP (1762 - 1823)

Arriveer in Suid-Afrika in 1786. Hy word vrygestel in 1787 van soldatediens as soldaat en word slagter in Graaff-Reinet, Suid-Afrika.

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Friedrich Johann Riebow, SV/PROG MP (1821 - 1912)

The family left Hamburg the 19th October 1858 on the Wilhelmsburg and arrived in East London on 13th January 1859. They became naturalised citizens in 1865/1866 See Passenger list - Riebow, Fried...

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Hendrik Lodewyk Bletterman, SV/PROG MP (b. - 1776)

Hendrik Lodewyk (Heinrich Ludwig) Bletterman(n) Sondershausen 14.2.1705, s.v. die orrelis Christian Georg B. Hy het in diens van die H.O.I.K. getree, en word in 1741, op die terugreis, weens siekte aan...

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Hans Harms, SV/PROG MP (b. - 1764)

Hans Harms v. Lübeck a. 1734 as matroos, boerkneg 1736-1738, kwartiermester 1739-1747, later skipper † 12.3.1764 as skipper op die Meermin x 11.6.1740 Jacoba VAN GOGH ≈ Kaapstad 14...

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Johan Hendrik Bender, SV/PROG MP (b. - 1766)

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Johannes Beck, SV/PROG 4 MP (deceased)

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Bernardus Vrey, SV/PROG MP (c.1738 - d.)

Bernardus VREY. Bernard (or Bernardus) Vrey came from Montabaur (Germany). He arrived in the Cape in 1750 as a sailor and later became a carpenter and builder. In 1756 he became a Free Burgher. He marr...

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Johan Wilhelm Bohmer, SV/PROG MP (b. - 1829)

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Jurgen Meerbeck, SV/PROG MP (1681 - d.)

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Salomon Bosch, SV/PROG 1 MP (b. - 1768)

BOSCH SALOMON (S). - Nürnberg. Woodcutter 1747, junior superintendent at the “Schuur” 1748-50, master woodcutter 1751-68. ~ (1) 5.7.1750 Elisabeth de Nys; (2) 26.5.1765 Gesina Mart...

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Johannes Heronimius Bosch, SV/PROG (c.1772 - 1838)

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Johann Martin Kurz, SV/PROG (1705 - d.)

He arrived during 1731 on the Castricum from Benneckenstein, Germany. He was a soldier. He became a citizen during 1736.

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Johann Georg Bredenhann, SV/PROG MP (b. - 1795)

BREDENHAHN JOHANN GEORG (S Briedenhan and Brydenhan). - Magdeburg. So. 1769-74, loaned 8.5.1775 as farmhand to his wife, Adriana Johanna Appel. 2 sons: Albertus Johannes (29.10.1775) and Georg Philip (...

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John Carl, SV/PROG MP (c.1765 - d.)

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Heinrich Moritz Raatzer, SV/PROG MP (b. - 1766)

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Johan Wilhelm Martin Ochs, SV/PROG MP (1799 - d.)

Page 19 “SA Genealogies” vol 7, Genealogical Institute of SA, Stellenbosch, 2002” Johann Wilhelm Martin Ochs v. Neustadt, Oberhessen, Duitslkand a. 1791 as soldaat x 11.3.1798 ...

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Anton Keyter, SV/PROG (1769 - 1792)

According to most sources on MyHeritage Anton Keyter died on 15 January 1792. That is also his marriage date. He was 22 years old then. The date is probably the correct one in terms of his wedding, but...

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Georg Jacob Wiehahn, SV/PROG MP (1767 - 1819)

Page 283 - “SA Genealogies” vol 16, Genealogical Institute of SA, Stellenbosch, 2008”

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Willem Kempen, SV/PROG MP (1765 - 1838)

Page 169 “SA Genealogies” vol 19, Genealogical Institute of SA, Stellenbosch, 2012” -------------------- Willem Kempen * Norff in die Nieder-Pfaltz, Duitsland, in 1798 onderwys...

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Carl Friedrich Wilhelm Rosenow, b5 (1854 - 1927)

b5 - Page 110 “SA Genealogies” vol 10, Genealogical Institute of SA, Stellenbosch, 2004” Reference Colin Möhr - ( ) - email dated 31-8/2014 to CJB b5 Carl Friedrich Wilh...

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Johann Friedrich Rosenow, SV/PROG MP (1814 - 1879)

Page 110 “SA Genealogies” vol 10, Genealogical Institute of SA, Stellenbosch, 2004” Johann Friedrich Rosenow * 12.6.1814 Sandow Hohengrape Pruise 'n plaaswerker later 'n koopma...

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Ernst Ludwig Frederich Oberländer, SV/PROG MP (1839 - 1887)

Ernst Ludwig Frederich Oberländer - page 11 “SA Genealogies” vol 7, Genealogical Institute of SA, Stellenbosch, 2002”

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Otto Hans Zimmermann MP (1904 - 1971)

Page 155 - “SA Genealogies” vol 17, Genealogical Institute of SA, Stellenbosch, 2008”

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Augusta Bernardina von Landsberg, b2 SM MP (1792 - 1861)

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Dorothea Borchardt, SM/PROG MP (deceased)

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Friedrich Borchardt, SV/PROG MP (c.1806 - d.)

Page 1 “Genealogical Institute of SA, Stellenbosch, 2011 SAF CD v4”

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Arend Schenk, SV/PROG MP (deceased)

SCHENCK AREND (S Schenck and Schinck). – County of Lippe. Sa. 1708, loaned as butcher 1708-10, mentioned as burgher 1713. ~ 5.11.1713 Johanna Abrahamsz of Amsterdam. 5 children. (GMR 1708; CJ 11...

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Reverend Johannes Petrus Serrurier, SV/PROG MP (1735 - 1819)

“SA Genealogies” vol 11, Genealogical Institute of SA, Stellenbosch, 2004” Page263 "Johannes Petrus Serrurier hailed from Amsterdam. He enrolled for theological training at Leide...

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Allardus Bartholomeusz Koopman, b1 MP (c.1668 - c.1720)

KOOPMAN Albertus Bartholomeus Koopman v. Utrecht, x 12.2.1709 Hilletje Holders Horn; xx omstr. 1716 Wina Francina van El of van Nel, ouers onbekend. GR - C C de Villiers . VOl 2 bygewerk deur Cor...

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Christian Marthiens, Setlar MP (c.1670 - 1707)

MARTENS CHRISTIAN (S in CJ 1254: 297 of 19.3.1694). - Hamburg. ~ 24.4.1701 Maria Bartels, wid. Cornelis Heren. (According to Test. O.C. 4: 155 she was a free black.) M. was in 1699 resident at Stellenb...

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Johann Heinrich Kruger, SV/PROG MP (c.1727 - 1774)

JOHANN HEINRICH (S Krüger and Kreuger). – “Bartheil” in Holstein (i.e. Bargteheide ?). Son of Hans Kr. Arr. 1747 as arquebusier, blacksmith 1747-48, master blacksmith 1749-5...

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Johann Friedrich Israel, SV/PROG MP (b. - 1769)

Bronne Johann Friedrich Israel aus Dielingen (977), einTischler,wurde 1761 Bürger, heiratete am 3. Januar 1762 und starb sieben Jahre später. Seine Gattin Agnita brachte fünf K...

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Heinrich Kruger, SV2/PROG2 MP (1795 - d.)

a2 Heinrich Kruger born Brunswyk, Germany 1795 X NG Kerk, Cape Town 11/7/1819 Dorothea Johanna van die Kaap 2 Children

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Johannes Blesser MP (b. - 1824)

JOHANNES BLESSER Grünberg in Hesse. Soldier 1766 Corporal 1773 Sergt. 1776 Ensign 1780, Lieut. 1785 Lieutenant capt. 1787 Capt. 1795. (MOOC 14/157 nr. 43.) X 29.4.1...

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Johannes Hertz, SV/PROG MP (b. - 1794)

HERTZJOHANNES (S in CJ 1311: 117). Grünberg in Hesse. Arr. 1771, b. 1775, a baker. X (in Germany) Anna Catharina Tube, who came to the Cape in 1774 as servant of the Rev. Jacob Caspar Metz...

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Adolph Johann Heinrich von Coller, SV/PROG MP (c.1720 - 1792)

VON CöLLER ADOLF JOHANN HEINRICH (S), called VAN COLLER. - Tondern (but according to CJ 870: 104 born at Lübeck). Son of “Hofrat” Heinrich Christian v. C. and Louisa Christi...

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Margaretha Vogt, SM/PROG MP (b. - 1709)

VOGT MARGARETHA. – Wife of Johann Martin Kneppel, remarried on 11.11.1703 to Johannes Elsevier of Rotterdam.

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Reinhard Frederik Rall, SV/PROG MP (1782 - c.1829)

GISA SAG volume 9 bl.83 dd 2005 Erkenning: Mr Henk Rall Dr Ben Cilliers - Genealogiee van die Afrikaner Families in Natal Reinhard Frederik Rall * Hesse-Kassel, Duitsland. Woon op "Duivenkoksri...

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Hendrik Barendse (c.1653 - 1672)

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Marthinus Schuster, SV2/PROG2 MP (b. - 1772)

Marthinus Schuster Brother of Georg Schuster (q.v.). Arr. 1739 as so., loaned as farmhand to his brother 1739-47, Burher. 1747. X 27.6.1751 Maria Elisabeth Migault, wid. Johann Georg Hauptf...

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Georg Schuster, SA Settler from Germany MP (b. - 1758)

GEORGE SCHUSTER(S) • Bautzen. • Son of George S. and Margaretha Tuzchkens. • Arr. 1720 as so., • Assistant 1723, bookkeeper 1724, • Clerk in the abattoir 1725, Ȃ...

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Balthasar Nissen, SV/PROG MP (c.1670 - d.)

German Personalia at the Cape. BALTHASAR NISSEN . Holstein, Germany Minister on the Danish ship Christianus Quartus. X 23.1,1701 Margaretha de Groot, d. of Simon (de) Groot (q.v.). He retur...

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Carel Wilhelm Thalman, SV/PRG MP (b. - 1817)

Sources - German Personalia at the Cape THALMANN CARL WILHELM. x Batavia Maria Johanna Jürgens (a granddaughter of Franz Jürgens of Pilsen), • wid. Carel Jacob Bruggeman of t...

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Wilhelm Friedrich Ernst Wilmanns MP (deceased)

German Personala at the Cape WILMANNS WILHELM FRIEDRICH ERNST (S). - Bremen. Son of Melchior W., colonel-commandant of the city of Bremen, and Christina Thalmann. Assistant rel. from serv. X 14.8...

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Georg Friedrich Karl Kirchmann, SV/PROG MP (b. - 1781)

KIRCHMANN GEORG FRIEDRICH KARL (S). - Harburg on the Elbe. Son of Rev. Christoffel Leopold K. Substitute-bailiff 1765-69, second bailiff 1770-74, substitute-messenger of the Council of Policy 1775-79, ...

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Johann Friedrich Schickerling, SV/PROG MP (1747 - 1826)

SCHICKERLING JOHANN FRIEDRICH (S). - Burg near Magdeburg. Son of Johann Conrad Sch. and Maria Elisabeth Seeger. Arr. 1773 as so., b. 1780. ~ (1) 24.2.1782 Maria Magdalena Martens, wid. Georg Carl Kirch...

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Johann Christian Wilhelm Palm, SV/PROG MP (1753 - 1827)

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Friedrich Johannes Jacobus Eisele, SV/PROG MP (deceased)

In German personalia - EYSELE FRIEDRICH (S) Eisele in CJ 1325: 234). * Rhodt in the Palatinate. Gunner since 1788, after 1792 rel. from serv. X 26.1.1794 Anna Catharina de Lange. 4 children, two of t...

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Maria Anna Cornelia Muller, SM (c.1809 - 1863)

The family immigrated to South Africa in 1858 under the British Immigration Scheme (Agricultural settlers) to British Kaffraria. Boarding the "La Rochelle" at Hamburg and sailing for South Africa on th...

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Anna Elizabeth Romer, SM/PROG (1836 - 1921)

Passengers of the 'Victoria' Departed from Hamburg on 1 October 1859 under Captain C.P. Thönissen Final destination: Cape Town. Römer, Heinrich, Landmann (25), Caßdorf (Hessen)...

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Heinrich Romer, SV/PROG (1834 - 1905)

Passengers of the 'Victoria' Departed from Hamburg on 1 October 1859 under Captain C.P. Thönissen Final destination: Cape Town. Römer, Heinrich, Landmann (25), Caßdorf (Hessen)...

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Johan Justus Range, SV/PROG MP (deceased)

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Martin Arents, SV/PROG MP (b. - 1773)

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Johan Godfried Getzen, SV/PROG MP (b. - c.1832)

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Jan Michiel Endres, SV/PROG MP (1767 - c.1821)

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Johan Heinrich Vuurman, SV/PROG MP (b. - 1851)

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Johann Martin Durr, SV/PROG MP (1769 - c.1825)

SV JOHANN MARTIN DüRR 1769 Schweigen in the Palatinate. Butcher in Cape Town. Married in South Africa on 14.6.1801 Maria Catharina Veyll of Plüderhausen near Stuttgart. †...

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Johann Heinrich Christoph Kok MP (deceased)

Born Johann Henrich Christoph Koch in Waldeck, Germany. Boarded the ship Weltevreden, captained by Captain Willem Vrucht,leaving from Texel, Holland on the 21st of January 1745, destination the Cape of...

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Carel Theodorus Muller, SV/PROG MP (1766 - 1827)

MüLLER Theodorus testament KAB MOOC 7/1/103.85(1823) filed 1827

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Johann Küberman, SV/PROG (c.1689 - d.)

KUYPERMANN JOHANN (S Kübermann and Küpermann), original name JAN BAREND VAN DIPMOLD, called JAN KUYPERMAN (CJ 1258: 257). - Detmold (?). So., loaned as farmhand to Henning Hüsing 1...

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Eva Rosina Wolff, SM/PROG MP (c.1785 - d.)

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Johann Heinrich Voorman, SV/PROG MP (c.1762 - 1825)

VOORMAN JOHANN HEINRICH STAM. *Dresden Germanys. Burgher at Cape Town (1810) later (1824) at Swellendam. X Eva Rosina Wolff of “Dehlen by Dresden”, i.e. Döhlen near Rochlitz ?; XX ...

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Carl Heinrich Urbasch, SV/PROG MP (1824 - 1870)

In 1929 Gertruida Magdalena Urbasch (Vaughan) wife of Carl Rudolf Urbasch, who was the first Urbasch born in South Africa, wrote to her son and gave a good account of his ancestors. She wrote "On you...

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Jan de Neijs, b1 (c.1674 - c.1713)

NYS JAN (also called JAN DE NYS). – Düsseldorf. As soldier on Mauritius married 8.8.1694 to Lysbeth Fockese Roda. In 1696 mentioned as forester (boswagter) on Mauritius, in 1699 as burghe...

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